Léger Alexis Saint-Léger

Lé·ger

 (lā-zhā′), Alexis Saint-Léger Pen name Saint-John Perse (pĕrs, pûrs) 1887-1975.
French poet and diplomat whose works include Anabase (1924) and Chronique (1960). He won the 1960 Nobel Prize for literature.
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